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The Top Five Best Beaches in the World

by nobert soloria bermosa on 02/08/08 at 5:52 am

Travel around the world: see and experience these beautiful beaches.

Looking for a place to hang out? Well, I guess, beaches are one of the best places in the world to spend summer vacation. So, join me and let’s tour the world and discover the best and most beautiful beaches. Let us feel altogether the breeze, let our eyes feast with its panoramic view and enjoy its cool waters.

1. Cox’s Bazar: Bangladesh

One of the best beaches in the world for beach lovers to visit is Cox’s Bazar. Cox’s Bazar boasts its wide and unbroken 125 km sandy sea beach with a gentle slop which she claimed to be the world’s longest natural sandy sea beach. Since the rise and fall of its tide is not great, it is an ideal place for sea bathing.

(Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

This famous beach is located 150 km south of Chittagong. It is also known by the name “Panowa”, literally “yellow flower”. It was also known then as “Palongkee”. The modern Cox’s Bazar derives its name from Captain Cox, an army officer who served in British India.

Cox’s Bazar is currently ranked number one on the list of the New 7 Wonders of the World.

2. Big Sur Beach: California, USA

California is the most populous state of the US. It’s almost certain that you won’t enjoy your stay on a beach if the place is too crowded. Big Sur, which is a part of California, is one of the thinly populated regions on the state making it one of the most ideal places for beach lovers to hang around.

Here the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the Pacific Ocean. The terrain offers spectacular views, making Big Sur a popular tourist destination. The highest coastal mountain at Big Sur is the Cone Peak, ascending nearly a mile above sea level, only three miles from the ocean.

3. Pink Sand Beach (Harbor Island): Bahamas

Another interesting beach worth visiting is Pink Sand Beach. A beach is usually popular because of the color of its sand, and white sand beaches are the most popular. Pink Sand Beach which is located in Harbor Island, Bahamas, is unique because of its pink sand.

This beach was named its beautiful pink sandy beach. The resort is an 18 acre hideaway of luxury and natural beauty. The beach is more than 3 miles long with 50 – 100 feet wide. Pink Sand beach is considered one of the best beaches in the Bahamas.

4. Paracas Beach: Peru

One country worth visiting is Peru because it offers lots of scenic views. One of which is the Paracas Beach. On the beach, you’ll have a chance to encounter pelicans who roam along the beach.

Paracas Beach belongs to the desert peninsula Paracas on the south coast of Peru. Most of the Peninsula is part of the Paracas National Reservation.

5. Boracay Beach: Philippines

You will surely enjoy your stay on this island paradise. Boracay Beach is one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations. It is approximately 300 km south of Manila.

Boracay is regarded as “the finest beach of all Asia”. Likewise, popularly known as, “the number one tropical beach in the world”. Everyone will surely enjoy swimming and sunbathing on its 4 kilometer “white sand beach”. You will definitely like this island paradise. This place is also ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling. You can enjoy banana boat riding among many other things.

Hope you have lots of fun touring these truly beautiful and spectacular beaches from around the world.

For more unique and beautiful tourist attractions from around the world see the ff;

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The World’s Most Attractive Atolls

10 Unique Tourist Destinations in the World

20 Spectacular Natural and Man-made Wonders From Around the World

 Earth’s Amazing Landscape: Natural Wonders Worth Seeing

World’s Magnificent Castles: Perfect Tourist Destinations

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Darlene McFarlane

Aug 2nd, 2008

They are all so beautiful. I would love to encounter pelicans on the beach like in Peru!
We have a famous beach here in Ontario as well. Wasagea Beach is the longest freshwater beach in the world and is visited by people from all over the world.

Great article.

Unofre Pili

Aug 2nd, 2008

I wish I could visit all these grand beaches someday.

Anne Lyken-Garner

Aug 2nd, 2008

Lovely beaches indeed, thanks for sharing these.

IcyCucky

Aug 2nd, 2008

Beautiful beaches, just so relaxing just to look at..Great post, Norbert!

Ruby Hawk

Aug 3rd, 2008

These places sound wonderful and I would love to visit them all.

PR Mace

Aug 7th, 2008

Wish you could see the beaches here in Pensacola. My favorite was the pink sand beach.

Moses Ingram

Aug 14th, 2008

Another great article, thank you.

spiky

Nov 7th, 2008

how i wish to be in boracay. hanggang tingnan na lang sa pic muna. :)

david

Dec 16th, 2008

Vieques Island beaches are unspoiled, the largest nature conservancy in the Caribbean….
miles of beaches and us dollar is currency and no passport needed! Fabulous! We stayed at a home called villa palmyra, spectacular views of the entire Caribbean

RA

Dec 19th, 2008

Cox’s Bazar is the most phenomenal beach I’ve ever seen……UNBELIEVABLE. Liked Nha Trang in Vietnam also.

REY

Feb 21st, 2009

hey……………..philippine beaches is the BEST….NO.1..NO MORE NO LESS!

REY

Feb 21st, 2009

In other country,maybe they have nice beach…,1 2 or 3,but in the philippines we have 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8……plus nice filipino people”the world is useless without FILIPINO!

chap

Apr 25th, 2009

boracay philippines one of best beaches in the world. nice place, beautiful island….

arvin

May 15th, 2009

i like boracay in philippines…there are lots of unfamiliar island better than boracay…

aniaque bhr.

May 16th, 2009

boracay island philippines,best tropical beaches in the world

gilliane

Jun 19th, 2009

boracay rocks! the sand is very fine and white plus, equipped with loads of hospitable and accomodating filipinos!

adish lodeechand

Jun 21st, 2009

in Mauritius we have beautiful beaches also and we have the best tropical beaches in the world such as pereberr

adish lodeechand

Jun 21st, 2009

ooups sorry i mean pereybere….

flore mae

Aug 26th, 2009

boracay is the best…………….

john

Nov 15th, 2009

you know the true the boracay beach is the beautiful beach in the picture

Ann

Apr 29th, 2010

Hehe Top 5 Philippines. Makes me proud. =D

Beautiful beaches, all relax my mind. I like all images and information by Trifter and nobert soloria bermosa who is the most ideal planner and programmer for me.

allan

May 27th, 2011

Boracay is Top destination of Americans and Canadians. Besides of the hospitality of the local people and a safe place to wander around food is cheap as well. You can get a whole lobster at a restaurant for less than 6 dollars.It is truely indeed a paradise Island. My Canadian stepbrother and his best friend just visited it this month of May 2011.

arche

Apr 14th, 2012

nice beaches in the PHILIPPINES unlike BORACAY so Beautiful beach in the WORLD NUMBER ONE… ONLY

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